Rating:
1 vote

Briggs Street Bridge

Photos 

Skewed!!

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in April 2020

Enlarge

BH Photo #469394

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over West Fork Busseron Creek on Briggs Street
Location
Vigo County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.27611, -87.35111   (decimal degrees)
39°16'34" N, 87°21'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/469715/4347476 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lewis
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
125
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8400012 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17143 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 64.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,236)
Built during 1910s (9,709)
Deck arch (11,474)
Functionally obsolete (6,338)
Indiana (4,944)
NR-eligible (4,059)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,617)
Open (40,042)
Owned by county (20,928)
Skewed (4,919)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,738)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,234)
Vigo County, Indiana (54)

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2020: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Briggs Street Bridge
Posted April 2, 2020, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Skewed concrete arches are special in my mind.